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ON THIS DAY: April 4, 2017

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History

MARGUERITE DURAS

Marguerite Duras (n. 4 aprilie 1914 – d. 3 martie 1996), scriitoare și cineastă, personalitate deseori contestată, s-a impus prin reînnoirea genului romanesc, prin abordările originale ale convențiilor teatrale și cinematografice ale celei de-a doua jumătăți a secolului XX. 246 more words

Remember

Hiroshima mon amour. Personal vs Impersonal.

 That is hat a huge pain in chest, that stays with you after the final captions. My personal marker of being touched. After my emotions cooled down I started thinking of the movie in the measures of three act structure, scenes dynamics and blah blah blah… basic rules told in every film school. 788 more words

Story

Book review: Moderato Cantabile

Moderato Cantabile

Last time I had read Marguerite Duras was for literary studies, some decades ago… 556 more words
Fiction

Marguerite Duras

My thoughts wear me out. —  Marguerite Duras, Destroy, She Said. (Grove Press; 1st edition January 18, 1994) Originally published 1969.

Excerpt

Marguerite Duras

I meet you. I remember you. Who are you? You’re destroying me. You’re good for me. How could I know this city was tailor-made for love? 101 more words

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